our son is getting married in july-and he and his new wife want to remain in a home we own----he has beenpaying rent and the house is in my husband,s name------could she have any claim to our property should the marriage failThank you XXXXX SUFFOLK COUNTY NYCATHERINE WISSENBACH
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Good morning. No, she would not have any ownership claim to the property based on the marriage. She would have the rights of a tenant, which would require you to provide written notice of at least 30 days to terminate her tenancy. But, there would be no ownership rights.
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